Belgian outfit, KAA Gent has rejected newly promoted English Premier League side, Brighton Hove and Albion’s offer for Nigerian international Moses Simon, can report.

The forward has impressed since joining Gent two seasons ago from Slovakian side, AS Trencin and is highly rated in Belgium.

Though Simon has been an object of interest amongst top clubs in England like Tottenham, West Bromwich Albion, Liverpool and other parts of Europe, Brighton have recently shown more seriousness in acquiring the 21-year-old Nigerian.

However, latest reports indicate Gent has rejected an undisclosed fee put forward by the EPL side for the player, who is valued at 15 million pounds.

Simon, who has been dubbed the Nigerian ‘Ronaldo’, has linked up with Gent ahead of the new season.